Massachusetts voters can’t cast a ballot until March 1st. But many of them are spending this weekend in New Hampshire, looking to have a say in the first-in-the-nation presidential primary.
The Federal Government needs to be a better partner to the American people, Senator Elizabeth Warren told hundreds on Monday in western Massachusetts.
Clothes that don’t sell in thrift shops are often gathered up and offered for sale to consumers around the world. But as that market falls apart, secondhand shops are taking an unexpected financial hit.
State House reporter Matt Murphy says Baker does not need the legislature’s approval to make emergency budget cuts.
Lawyers for a western Massachusetts woman asked the state’s highest court this week to find her not guilty in the 2010 murder of her wife, Anne Marie Rintala. Jurors deadlocked in the two previous trials of Cara Rintala.
With popular civilian drones becoming an increasing danger for commercial, private, and military airplanes, the Federal Aviation Administration has updated its regulations for drone operators. Today, Westover Air Reserve Base officials started making sure the word gets out.
For many, the start of the new year is a time to make a list of resolutions aimed at creating happiness. Northampton, Massachusetts-based author Tzivia Gover has some suggestions for creating joy in the new year; her new book is called “Joy in Every Moment.”
Holyoke high school students were evacuated this morning, and then dismissed early, after school officials learned of a bomb threat. City police swept the buildling and found no evidence of a public safety threat.
What made The Short List this week? Big Headlines for 2015: Voter Turnout, Viaduct Construction Fewer Headlines in 2015: Chinese-owned CRRC USA Rail Corp., Springfield […]
When you see people with their heads buried in their phones, possibly playing a game like Bejeweled Blitz, don’t judge them too harshly. New research finds the visual search and matching app may have potential as a brain training tool.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission Thursday voted to allow MGM Springfield to begin construction on its proposed $950 million casino.
Hampden County District Attorney Anthony Gulluni announced today he will open an investigation into reports of abuse of disabled students at the Peck School in Holyoke, Massachusetts.
For the first time since the Great Recession ended in 2009, the numbers show that western Massachusetts is seeing a decline in individuals seeking food assistance.
The day after Thanksgiving, there’s a good chance you’ll be faced with an annual dilemma — what to do with all those leftovers.
The model for Stephen Zrike’s recent hires comes from another administrator, the British Labor Leader and former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Tony Blair,